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 2020-12-05 05:06 

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Trump-Appointed Judge Denies Appeal to Give Sidney Powell, Lin Wood Voting Machine Access...

"Because we must dismiss this appeal, the defendants' conditional cross appeal is also DISMISSED," wrote Judge Andrew Brasher on Friday....

 2020-12-05 04:43 

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Staten Island Bar at Center of Anti-Lockdown Protests, Reopens, Defying De Blasio...

The bar had tried to skirt the law by declaring the bar as an "autonomous zone" and offering "free" food and drink with a "suggested donation" to cover its usual prices....

 2020-12-05 04:15 

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Johns Hopkins Researcher Calls out FDA, Says His Team Could Approve COVID Vaccine in an Hour...

"We've had Operation Warp Speed in developing vaccines but Operation Turtle Speed in reviewing the results," he wrote....

 2020-12-05 03:53 

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EPA OKs Pesticide Linked to Lower IQs, Memory Issues in Children...

The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed some new restrictions on the common commercial pesticide chlorpyrifos, while refusing to ban the chemical despite it being linked to brain damage in children....

 2020-12-05 03:38 

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Fatal Car Crash Shakes Georgia Republican Campaigns as Pence Visits...

"Harrison embodied the very best of this campaign," Georgia Senator Kelly Loeffler said in a Friday statement, "and the very best of our state."...

 2020-12-05 02:28 

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DeVos Extends Student Loan Grace Period Until January As Dems Call for Debt Cancellation...

Americans have had the option of not paying their student loans during the coronavirus pandemic, but that provision was expected to end in December 2020....

 2020-12-05 01:44 

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MyPillow CEO Says Trump Will Remain President, as Kellyanne Conway Admits Biden Won...

"All the corruption, by the time it's all opened up here and they see it, even the Democrats are going to go, 'Wow, at least my party tried to steal it,'" the CEO said....

 2020-12-05 01:25 

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U.S. Denies Extension of Friday Divesture Deadline to TikTok: Report...

The Trump administration has reportedly refused to extend Friday's deadline for the parent company of TikTok to divest U.S. assets....

 2020-12-05 01:00 

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'Attack on Titan' Season 4: When and How to Watch Final Season Online...

Get ready to watch the final season of "Attack on Titan" on Crunchyroll or Funimation....

 2020-12-05 00:05 

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6 Pennsylvania GOP Reps Deny Signing Letter Asking Congress to Dispute Election Results...

"All I can say is there was a clerical error in Harrisburg," Pennsylvania state Rep. Chris Quinn said after his signature was erroneously included on a letter demanding that Congress dispute President-elect Joe Biden's win....

 2020-12-04 23:59 

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Trump Pulls Back Troops Fighting Al-Shabab Islamic Terrorist Group in Somalia...

"While a change in force posture, this action is not a change in U.S. policy," read a Friday statement from the Department of Defense....

 2020-12-04 23:50 

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Donald Trump Gained 4.4 Points in New York City in 2020, Compared With 2016...

The steepest increases occurred in the Bronx and Queens, with increases of 6.3 and 5.0 points, respectively....

 2020-12-04 23:14 

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Trump Pulls Most US Troops from Somalia, But 'Not Withdrawing' from Africa...

"The President of the United States has ordered the Department of Defense and the United States Africa Command to reposition the majority of personnel and assets out of Somalia by early 2021," the Pentagon said in a statement....

 2020-12-04 23:13 

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These Are the Friendliest Cat Breeds for New Cat Owners...

While not everyone is a "cat person," there is no resisting the appeal of a cute, fluffy feline. Here are some of the most friendly cat breeds if you are thinking of taking the plunge into cat-parenthood and adopting....

 2020-12-04 23:06 

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75 Pennsylvania Republicans Ask State to Dispute 2020 Elections in Congress...

The letter has since been removed from the Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus' website after some signees said their names were added in error....

 2020-12-04 23:02 

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Biden Says He is 'Confident' a Bipartisan Agreement on Economic Stimulus Can be Reached...

President-elect Joe Biden said Friday he believed that Republicans and Democrats would be able "to put together a serious package that will keep us from going off the edge."...

 2020-12-04 22:44 

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Fact Check: Has COVID-19 Had No Impact on Overall US Deaths This Year?...

In late November, the student-run Johns Hopkins News-Letter published a story, since retracted, about a study claiming that there have been no extra deaths, known as "excess deaths," this year due to COVID-19 compared to deaths expected in an othe...

 2020-12-04 22:20 

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CDC Recommends Wearing Mask Indoors When Not at Home, a Day After Biden Says He'd Urge Nationwide Masks...

The agency recommends wearing a mask in all indoor spaces, a day after Joe Biden said he would encourage Americans to commit to 100 days of masks on his first day in office....

 2020-12-04 22:07 

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Foul Play Suspected In the Fourth and Fifth Deaths at Fort Bragg This Year...

The two people discovered on Wednesday are 44-year-old Master Sergeant William J. Lavigne II and 37-year-old Army veteran Timothy Dumas....

 2020-12-04 21:52 

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N.J. Gov. Calls Rep. Gaetz a 'Fool' for Violating Event's COVID Restrictions...

Governor Phil Murphy criticized a recent gala that was hosted in Jersey City by the New York Young Republican Club....

 2020-12-04 21:46 

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Most Rank China's Handling of COVID Pandemic Better Than America's...

Only 15 percent said the U.S. did a good job of handling the coronavrius outbreak....

 2020-12-04 21:19 

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Barack Obama Says Georgia Senate Runoffs Will Determine the 'Course of the Biden Presidency'...

The former president appeared alongside Georgia Democratic candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock in a virtual get-out-the-vote really on Friday afternoon....

 2020-12-04 21:10 

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Mega Millions Drawing For 12/04/20, Friday Jackpot is $244 Million...

The Mega Millions jackpot for 12/04/20 is $244 million, with a cash option worth $187.6 million. This is the second-largest jackpot of the 2020 calendar year....

 2020-12-04 20:57 

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Democrats Outspend Republicans by $33 Million With One Month to Georgia Senate Runoffs...

The four campaigns have collectively spent more than $189 million on advertising so far....

 2020-12-04 20:17 

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Texas Teacher Battling COVID Bashes Austin Mayor for Hypocritical Mexican Beach Resort Vacation...

Miranda Erlanson, a 27-year-old teacher with Austin's Independent School District, said she was disappointed in Mayor Steve Adler's leadership following his vacation, reported KVUE....

 2020-12-04 20:13 

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Teyana Taylor Stuns Fans With Surprise Retirement After Feeling 'Underappreciated'...

"I'm retiring this chapter of my story with the comfort that i can depart with peace of mind seeing that all the hard work & passion put in was indeed loved & supported somewhere in the world!"...

 2020-12-04 19:47 

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Oscar Isaac Wanted Solid Snake Role Even Before Reported 'Metal Gear Solid' Casting...

Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts seemingly had Oscar Isaac in mind for the role....

 2020-12-04 19:44 

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Will Republicans Show They Can Reach Across the Aisle on Tax Policy? | Opinion...

Obstructing President-elect Biden on tax policies that most Americans support could be perilous for them....

 2020-12-04 19:43 

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Michigan Pastor Faces Backlash for Encouraging Parishioners to Contract COVID: 'Get It Over With'...

"It's not fun. I lost my sense of taste and smell, but my bout with the flu was worse," Pastor Bart Spencer said....

 2020-12-04 19:41 

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China Celebrates Surpassing US in Trade with EU for the First Time...

Trade statistics sent to Newsweek by the European Union showed growth in Chinese imports and a significant decline in both U.S. imports and exports even as Washington sought to discourage global partners from doing business with Beijing....

 2020-12-04 19:36 

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'Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War' Season 1 and Warzone Map Release Delayed...

"Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War" Season 1 has been delayed, but fans won't have to wait that much longer to enjoy the new features. Get the updated release date here....

 2020-12-04 19:33 

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Updated Guidance Urges Kids to Wear Face Masks While Participating in Most Youth Sports...

"Cloth face coverings have been shown to decrease transmission rates of SARS-CoV-2; therefore the AAP encourages that athletes wear them at all times for group training, competition, and on the sidelines," the American Academy of Pediatrics wrote ...

 2020-12-04 19:29 

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Viral Photo of Interracial Couple Posing In a Cotton Field Sets the Internet Ablaze...

"Another black brother lost and confused," one person responded to the photo....

 2020-12-04 19:15 

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Watch This Adorable Dog Stop in His Tracks When His Soldier Comes Home for the Holidays...

In a video circulating on Reddit, a soldier surprised his German Shepard, and unconditional love ensued....

 2020-12-04 18:55 

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Donald Trump Has the Top Four Facebook Posts in the Last 24 Hours...

According to the Twitter account, @Facebook'sTop10, the president has dominated 40 percent of the highest reaching link posts on Facebook in the past day....

 2020-12-04 18:52 

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Ben Yahr's Viral Melissa Carone Lip-Sync Is Only His Latest Attempt to 'Laugh Off' 2020...

Wearing a messy blonde wig and sloppy red lipstick, the actor emulated the viral witness video to hilarious effect to show just how ridiculous the testimony was....

 2020-12-04 18:51 

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House Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana, but Measure Unlikely to Make It Far in Republican Senate...

The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, or MORE Act, was passed on Friday afternoon in a 228-to-164 vote....

 2020-12-04 18:39 

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Amazon PS5 Customers Offered Replacements for Stolen Consoles--But Not All...

Emails were sent to those who had their PS5 stolen to take steps to purchase a new one....

 2020-12-04 18:26 

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Celebrity Chef Andrew Gruel Vows Restaurant Will Stay Open After Gov Newsom Announces New Restrictions...

The former Food Network star criticized California's last lockdown restrictions with a sharply-worded video on Twitter....

 2020-12-04 18:16 

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'Destiny 2' Xur Inventory and Location December 4: Wardcliff Coil and Graviton Forfeit...

"Destiny 2" has a new Xur inventory for December 4 featuring Wardcliff Coil, Citan's Ramparts and Graviton Forfeit. Get the full details and Xur's updated location here....

 2020-12-04 18:03 

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Pelosi Says She Backs Smaller Stimulus Because Biden Won; Rejecting Higher Offer 'Was Not a Mistake'...

"That is a total game changer: a new president and a vaccine," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters. "The fact is, I'm very proud of where we are."...

 2020-12-04 17:38 

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After Record-Breaking $45M Campaign Push, Planned Parenthood Wants Day One Executive Order From Biden...

"The first thing we would like to see would be an executive order on day one, within the first 100 days, that demonstrates the administration's commitment to sexual and reproductive health care," Planned Parenthood's president told Newswee...

 2020-12-04 17:30 

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COVID Deaths Are Highest in These 3 States...

The country's total death count is projected to surpass 500,000 by January 31, according to the latest projection by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)....

 2020-12-04 17:22 

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FDA Head Backs White House Expectation of 20M Americans Being Vaccinated This Year...

In an interview with Reuters, FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn was asked if it was realistic for the White House to say that 20 million people will receive a COVID-19 vaccine before the end of 2020....

 2020-12-04 17:22 

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India COVID Vaccine Could be Ready 'Within Weeks,' Says PM Modi...

Three Indian-made COVID-19 vaccines are currently at different stages of clinical trials....

 2020-12-04 17:21 

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Trump's 'Sneak Attack' on Section 230 Likely to Fail As Politicians Suggest a Veto Would Be Overturned...

The president's veto threat against a key defense bill has been criticized by both Republicans and Democrats. So what happens to Section 230 now?...

 2020-12-04 17:16 

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Fox News Reporter Debunks Georgia Election Fraud Claims Made by Tucker Carlson and Sean Hannity...

"What appears is reported as suitcases are actually the normal containers that ballots are put in."...

 2020-12-04 17:05 

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Exclusive: Hollywood Agency Hired Unlicensed Doctor and Ex-Sushi Salesman to Test Stars for Covid-19...

Endeavor Content hired a doctor to lead the "Health and Safety Team" on the set of "Truth Be Told," a series starring Octavia Spencer and Kate Hudson. He wasn't licensed to practice medicine in California-—or anywhere else....

 2020-12-04 17:04 

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Photo of Rows of Hospital iPads Used for End of Life Visits Amid Pandemic Goes Viral...

The risk of transmitting coronavirus means hospital patients in intensive care are having to speak to friends and family via the iPads, instead of seeing them in person....

 2020-12-04 17:01 

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Meet TikTok's Newest Stars: Frank Sinatra and John Lennon...

Whitney Houston and George Michael also have TikTok accounts. The official accounts from the musicians who have passed away appear to be a way to turn younger generations onto their music....

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